Creation Business Consultants, the market-leading corporate service, tax, and compliance provider in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), is pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Hales as Head of International Business.
Gary will assume a leadership position in business development, steering a focused sales strategy, providing strategic input for sales targets, establishing a key referrer network for growth, facilitating cross-functional collaboration between UAE and KSA teams, and playing a crucial role in leading our Business Development Team.
With over 25 years of experience, Gary has provided business growth advice and strategies to large multinational corporations, blue-chip companies, and Fortune 500 enterprises. He also specializes as a business coach and mentor, collaborating with C-suite executives and other senior leaders to lead, improve, and grow their businesses. One of his key specialties is assisting businesses in expanding internationally into Middle Eastern Markets.
Gary, having held senior executive positions globally (Middle East, Africa, UK, Europe, and Caribbean), has led teams in banking and financial services to achieve exceptional results. He is recognized for driving profitability through a supportive leadership approach and proactive strategies.
Gary has extensive experience setting up offices in the GCC and assisting Ultra High-net-worth individual (UHNWI) worldwide in achieving their financial goals. Having spent several years living in Dubai, he has gained an extensive understanding of the local business environment, as well as in Saudi Arabia and the wider GCC.
Scott Cairns, Managing Director of Creation Business Consultants, stated, “Gary’s arrival is a significant development for our organisation.
His outstanding expertise in business growth and extensive knowledge of various industries across the UAE, Saudi Arabia, and the wider GCC align seamlessly with our mission to provide excellence in corporate and compliance services.”
As the Head of International Business, Gary will play a key role in developing partnerships with clients, offering ongoing advisory for business growth and expansion strategies. He will lead the expansion of Creation’s International Business services, ensuring clients benefit from expert guidance in corporate structuring, compliance, taxation, and other essential facets vital for business operations in the UAE and Saudi Arabia. Gary’s expertise will enable clients to make informed decisions about their current business position, goals and navigate growth plans effectively
Gary remarked, “I am delighted to be back in Dubai after a brief hiatus and join Creation Business Consultants. The company’s well-established reputation for excellence in corporate, tax, and compliance advisory services has long been a source of admiration for me. The UAE, Saudi Arabia, and the wider GCC hold immense growth potential, and I am dedicated to assisting our clients in realizing their full potential within these booming markets guiding, directing, and taking their business to the next level.”
ABOUT CREATION BUSINESS CONSULTANTS:
Creation Business Consultants is a leading UAE and Saudi Arabia corporate services provider, tax, compliance advisory, and management consultancy firm, assisting multinational corporations, SMEs, and entrepreneurs worldwide. With a team of highly skilled professionals and a client-centric approach, the company offers comprehensive solutions in company structuring, company formation, tax planning, accounting, and other corporate services. Creation safeguards their clients’ corporate entities and maximizes their business returns through the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and the wider GCC region. Creation Business Consultants is dedicated to delivering excellence, value, and tailored solutions to empower businesses worldwide.